Synonyms for excavation

Synonyms for (noun) excavation

Synonyms: excavation, mining

Definition: the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth

Similar words: production

Definition: (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale

Usage: he introduced more efficient methods of production


Synonyms: dig, digging, excavation

Definition: the act of digging

Usage: there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton

Similar words: creating by removal

Definition: the act of creating by removing something


Synonyms: excavation

Definition: a hole in the ground made by excavating

Similar words: artefact, artifact

Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole


Synonyms: dig, archeological site, excavation

Definition: the site of an archeological exploration

Usage: they set up camp next to the dig

Similar words: site, land site

Definition: the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)

Usage: a good site for the school